"The Problem, Of Course, With Having Such A Sexy Space - Especially A Sexy Private Space - Is That Everyone Wants To Come."

by guestofaguest · July 21, 2009

    What NY hotspot has gotten too cool for it's own good?  Answer below...

    [Photo via NY Times]

    It's the dumpster dip on the banks of the Gawanus Canal in Brooklyn that we've been hearing so much about.

    On a rented lot that’s hidden from the street they have erected what they call a lo-fi urban country club: three connected pools housed in Dumpsters; a boccie court; some lounge chairs, grills and cabanas. On Saturday night just three dozen people got the nod to check it out, at an afterparty for the art journal Cabinet. “Please don’t forward,” the invitation read.

    [Forget The Trash Bag, Bring A Towel]